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Bank Holiday Weekend in York

May 23rd, 2009 | By

This weekend is time for the York Roman Festival.Although the festival is only about 6 years old, the Romans had a strong link to York or Eboricum as they called it, deftly turning the local name for the area into a Roman one. Constantine the Great was at York and, over the years, archaeologists and not just Time Team have found relics of the stay.Centuries later, there was the story of the man who saw the Roman ghosts in the Treasurer’s House, which whether true
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